For most banking Aspirants, vocabulary is a nightmare but it carries a great amount of importance in every competitive exam. It is very important to have a good hold on the vocabulary to increase efficiency in the language section and also to increase your overall scores. That is why Adda247 has started a new initiative to improve the vocabulary of the aspirants with the Visual vocabulary words and their meaning.
Visual Vocabulary Word:
- Scoff (verb)
Meaning; To jeer; laugh at with contempt and derision
Synonyms: mock, ridicule
Antonyms: compliment, praise
- Vitiate (verb)
Meaning; to spoil, make faulty; to reduce the value, quality
Synonyms: negate, degrade
Antonyms: upgrade, improve
- Vindictive (adjective)
Meaning; Having a tendency to seek revenge when wronged, vengeful.
Synonyms: avenging, resentful
Antonyms: Forgiving, Gentle
- Acrimony (noun)
Meaning; A sharp and bitter hatred.
Synonyms: bitterness, hatred
Antonyms: compassion, love
- Locus (noun)
Meaning; A place or locality, especially a centre of activity
Synonyms: location, condition
Antonyms: dislocation, disarrangement
- Byzantine (adjective)
Meaning; Overly complex or intricate.
Synonyms: complicated, complex
Antonyms: simple, straightforward
- Splurge (verb)
Meaning; To spend lavishly
Synonyms: fling, disburse
Antonyms: hoard, preserve
- Stirring (adjective)
Meaning; invigorating or inspiring
- Trouncing (verb)
Meaning; a thorough defeat.
Synonyms: crush, annihilate
Antonyms: victory, triumph
The motive of the Visual Vocabulary Word
We all know that visuals give a deep impact on our minds to learn something. In this new Visual Vocabulary Drive, We will be giving you new words daily with a visual and its meaning, synonyms, antonyms, and their usage that will familiarize you with a vast variety of words and will increase your overall vocabulary. Candidates must check the vocabulary page daily for new words.
Importance of Vocabulary
- The reading comprehension from which 50% of the questions of the English language section are based, does not only require the candidate to have a good reading skill but also requires a good hold on the English vocabulary. A good vocabulary will give the candidates of a better understanding of the comprehension which will benefit them in scoring maximum marks.
- A good vocabulary also helps a candidate to crack the interview round of the banking exams. The candidate can form a sentence perfectly if he/she has a good vocabulary.
- Apart from the reading comprehension section, there are multiple portions of the English test where vocabulary can be used.